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Honda Brio Facelift, Brio RS Yellow – 2016 Indonesia Auto Show (GIIAS)

Honda Brio RS Yellow 2016 GIIAS Indonesia (2)

Launch of Brio facelift and the RS variant is on the cards for later this year.

Honda Brio facelift is being shown at the 2016 Gaikindo Indonesia International Auto Show (GIIAS). On the face of it, the hatchback wears a new front bumper and grille. There’s a new rear lamp design in the rear.

New Brio interior is fitted with a refreshed dashboard for a more premium finish, complemented with a digital air con control panel and Eco indicator.

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Honda Brio facelift E and S uses a 2-DIN JVC head unit. Barring base model S, steering audio controls are fitted on the right of the steering wheel. E and S is variants are available in black-beige interiors with beige seat upholstery. New Brio drives on 14 inch wheels.

Honda Brio RS sticks to an all-black cabin with orange stitching matched with its Passion Red Pearl exterior colour. Sitting on 15 inch dual-tone rims, the RS badged offering wears side skirts, power retractable wing mirrors with LED signals, and projector headlamps with LED guide lights.

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Honda Brio Low Cost Green Car (LCGC) remains powered by the 1.2 litre four-cylinder Euro 4 SOHC i-VTEC engine but with increased output from 88 PS and 109 Nm to 90 PS and 110 Nm. Transmission options include CVT automatic or a five-speed manual.

The newly available five-door Brio hatchback body draws much from the recently launched Indian auto market Honda Amaze sedan, which is based on the hatch. Honda Brio facelift in available at a price range of Rp. 129.6 million (RM38,397 or INR 6.6 lakh) for Satya S M/T to Rp. 174.7 million (RM51,733 or INR 8.9 lakh) for RS CVT.

Honda Brio Facelift

Honda Brio RS Facelift


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A first drive in a manual rickety old van was enough to pave the road forward for Sagar Patel. When not driving or riding, his dexterity shifts gear to voice passion through words via reviews, and news, all the while, closely monitoring updates from the auto industry.

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